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Expanded Learning Instructor

  • Part Time
  • Los Angeles
  • $21.00 hourly USD / Year

Website KIPP SoCal Public Schools

Who We Are

KIPP SoCal Public Schools is a nonprofit organization that operates 23 tuition-free, open-enrollment charter public schools, within 20 Local Education Agencies (LEA), educating more than 10,000 students and supporting 6,800 alumni to and through college and beyond.

What We Believe

KIPP SoCal believes that the purpose of education is for liberation. This means that we see, develop, and inspire the limitless potential in each and all of our KIPPsters.

What We Do

At KIPP SoCal we build trusting relationships that are strengthened by high expectations and collaboration alongside laughter and joy. We set ambitious goals and hold each other accountable for students achieving their greatest potential. We work together with each other and in partnership with families and communities in the active pursuit of a more equitable world. We do the right thing, even when it’s not always comfortable standing up and speaking out against anti-blackness, racism, oppression, and injustice. We persevere through obstacles and treat failure as an opportunity to learn and grow.

You Should Apply If

The Expanded Learning Program Instructor role features ample opportunity to developing your teaching and leadership skills. If you want to make an immediate impact on students’ lives and launch or continue your career in education, then this is the role for you.

The Opportunity

KIPP SoCal provides expanded learning programs before school, after school, in summer school or through intersession learning opportunities. Expanded Learning Program Instructors focus on developing the academic, social, emotional, and physical needs and interests of KIPP SoCal students through hands-on, engaging learning experiences.
We are especially looking for Instructors who love and can lead:
Recreational Sports
Multimedia (photography, video editing/directing)
Art (painting, drawing, DIY)
Dance and/or Cheer
Visual/performing arts/ theater
Yearbook, school newspaper

Direct Service

Provide academic assistance, intervention support, and recreational programming within small student groups and in whole-class settings
Develop, create and implement academic, recreational, and enrichment activities
Supervise assigned students to ensure that students are safe and the program operates in an organized and effective manner
Support and aid classroom teachers as assigned
Assist with event planning

Data Collection & Reporting

Maintain daily attendance records
Enter accurate and timely attendance data into the data management system
Ensure timely completion and submission of all relevant data including early release forms, evaluations from students, and progress data as requested
Report on student progress and behavior


Attend weekly or monthly school-based staff meetings/training
Participate in training offered by school site and regional office
Attend all additional required meetings

Time Commitment

This role is a year-round position, with approximately 22 – 24 work hours per week and hours increasing during the summer.
Must be able to commit to a regular shift during the instructional year (Aug- June) from
Mondays: 12:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday – Thursdays: 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Fridays: 1:45 to 6:30 p.m.
Available for Summer Program, Possible weekend and intersessional program

The Qualifications

Minimum education requirement High School diploma (KIPP assessment required prior to interview)
AA degree or at least two years of coursework at a four-year college preferred
Prior experience working with groups of elementary or middle school students in an academic or recreational setting strongly preferred
Ability to lead groups of students in activities while placing a high priority on safety
Ability to work independently and with a team
Ability to work effectively with teachers, parents, and students

Joining KIPP SoCal means the following

Working at an organization committed to the hard work necessary to ensure education is for liberation
Spending time with students and families in the best communities of LA, Compton, and San Diego
Support and care from fellow teachers, administrators, and regional team members
Ongoing professional development and coaching from a school site manager
Creation of an individualized credentialing plan with top-notch support from our dedicated Talent Team. We’ll help you become a full-time teacher in no time

Compensation & Perks

Starting hourly rate of $21 per hour

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